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A life on top : a survey of stylite saints
(Bilkent University, 2003)
This thesis presents the available information about the stylite saints who lived during the Byzantine period within the borders of modern Turkey. Stylites are Christian ascetics who lived on top of columns. There are over ...
Winter in the land of Rum : Komnenian defenses against the Turks in Western Anatolia
(Bilkent University, 2015)
Castles constitute the most abundant group of Byzantine remains in Anatolia, and offer historians and archaeologists the opportunity to more fully understand both Byzantine settlement patterns and defensive systems through ...